SCHOLARSHIPS AND GRANTS

The Women’s Enterprise Foundation (WEF) supports emerging women business owners within the greater Phoenix area who have a demonstrated business development need or who would benefit from specialized educational training and development opportunities. Our mission is to support and inspire such enterprising women with scholarships and grants that enable them to further their education, leadership skills and opportunities to succeed.

Grants

WEF Grant Application

Grant applications are accepted twice a year.  Spring applications are accepted in February.  Fall applications are accepted in August.

Please note that $2,500 is the maximum amount that will be awarded in the form of a grant, to any one company.

WEF Grant Application

Scholarships

WEF Scholarship Application

Scholarship applications are accepted year-round.  Our scholarship application period is from the first of the month through the end of the month.

Our Scholarship Committee meets the first week of each month.  During that time, we review applications that were submitted the previous month.  Scholarship applicants will be notified if they have been selected as a recipient by the end of the 2nd week (at the latest).

WEF invests in the professional development of emerging women business owners by awarding scholarships for a one-year membership and sponsored attendance at ongoing educational and networking events with:

If you would like to apply for a scholarship to one of these three esteemed organizations please complete the application below and indicate your organization of choice.

WEF Scholarship Application

Questions

For questions on our scholarships or grants please email wefphoenix@gmail.com and put “Scholarships & Grants” in the subject line.

NOTE: The funds that support WEF’s scholarships and grants are raised by board members and supporters of WEF through regular fundraising activities. If you would like to be notified about future events, please e-mail wefphoenix@gmail.com and put “Events” in the subject line.